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  1. Free to View Anthropology Monographs

    For the month of May, Routledge is pleased to announce that we have opened up a selection of our Anthropology Monographs for you to read in their entirety for free.

    Click here to browse the available Anthropology titles and start exploring today! 

  2. Anthropology 2014 Catalog Now Available

    The Routledge Anthropology 2014 Catalog is now available to view online.

    From introductory guides to textbooks, and reference handbooks to monographs, we're confident that you will find the right book to suit your needs. 

  3. Moral Anthropology: A Critical Reader

    "This compendium is an essential tool for anyone interested in the study of morality in the social sciences and the humanities. The texts, classical and recent, are judiciously chosen and give an unparalleled perspective on a range of burning questions. The editors have done us a great service in assembling them in a single volume." - Michèle Lamont, Harvard University
     

    Instructors - If you are teaching and would like to receive a complimentary copy to consider for use on your course, please follow this link. | Read more

  4. Complete Your Theory of Anthropology Set Today

    Routledge Anthropology has made available this collection of 10 titles spanning a twenty year period of publishing, which examine the relationship of anthropology with the disciplines of politics, sociology and biology and present works by eminent scholars in Europe and the USA.

  5. Ruth Benedict Prize Awarded to Susan Stryker and Aren Aizura

    Congratulations to Susan Stryker and Aren Aizura for winning the 2013 Ruth Benedict Prize awarded by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA), for The Transgender Studies Reader 2

  6. NEW: Doing Anthropological Research - Natalie Konopinski

    "...a wealth of sound, succinct advice on how to plan and conduct ethnographic fieldwork, how to organize and analyze information, and how to write up coherently."

    A practical and methodological toolkit, Doing Anthropological Research works through the research process chapter by chapter, from the planning and proposal stage to methodologies, secondary research, ethnographic fieldwork, ethical concerns, and writing strategies.

    If you are teaching and would like to receive a complimentary copy to consider for using on your course, please follow this link.

  7. LSE Review of Eller’s Cultural Anthropology

    The London School of Economics Review of Books has written a glowing review of Cultural Anthropology: Global Forces, Local Lives 2nd Edition over at their website.

    Reviewer Sneha Krishnan highlights Jack David Eller's "engaging style and critical rigour" and praises the book as "a competent and thorough introduction to cultural anthropology, and a very important addition to the resources for teaching in that discipline". Read the full review here.

  8. Order Your Routledge Revivals Anthropology Bundle Today

    Routledge is pleased to announce that we have released this collection of reissues covering a broad range of areas from across the field of Anthropology, including religion and marriage, cultural identity, symbolism and kinship.

  9. Myth and Meaning

    Great Minds Don’t Think Alike: Patrick Wilcken on Lévi-Strauss

    For over 100 years, Routledge has been shaping intellectual life. Our writers have been some of the greatest minds of the twentieth century, asking the questions that demand to be answered. In July 2013, Routledge celebrates this heritage with our Great Minds series: ten of the best, controversial and illuminating books from Routledge Classics.

    For our lucky anthropology readers, we’ve an exclusive interview with Patrick Wilcken, foreword author to Claude Lévi-Strauss’ Myth and Meaning.

  10. Environmental Anthropology: Now Available

    This volume presents new theoretical approaches, methodologies, subject pools, and topics in the field of environmental anthropology. Environmental anthropologists are increasingly focusing on self-reflection - not just on themselves and their impacts on environmental research, but also on the reflexive qualities of their subjects, and the extent to which these individuals are questioning their own environmental behavior. Here, contributors confront the very notion of "natural resources" in granting non-human species their subjectivity and arguing for deeper understanding of "nature," and "wilderness" beyond the label of "ecosystem services."

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